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Questions about symbols or marks as used for corporate identification, identity, and branding.

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How to give a realistic 3D perspective to a 2D oval shape with zig zag effect pattern

Hello all, I am a illustrator noob who's trying to punch above it's weight too soon. I am trying to draw an oval park which has an oval fence around it. The fence should follow the motive you can see ...
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Does this logo match the brief?

I am a software developer, setting up a new company called mascot to sell my services. The logo is based on the Maneki-neko Japanese beckoning cat. The logo should be friendly, fun and professional ...
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Charge for the same design but different client?

I designed a kids handbook for a prayer group a few years ago. I just got an email from the woman I worked with and she said another person from a different place asked if it is possible to somehow ...
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What feelings does my logo design invoke [closed]

I am a software developer, setting up a new company called mascot to sell my services. I don't really have design skills, but needed to make me a logo, so came up with this luck waving cat to be my ...
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Do these logos look similar?

I wanted to know if our company logo looks similar to this companies logo. To help get a better answer to this, we work with apparel and this company also sells apparel.
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Is there a word for when a logo uses an image for one or more of its letters?

There's a million examples of this, but the one that comes to mind is "smoke shop" with images of pipes in place of the "S"s, like this: Is there a word for this? (It's not a rebus!) I often see it ...
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Issue with a “stray stroke” from Unit command while following YT tut. Pics included

I was following this YouTube tutorial when I got stuck at the uniting part (timestamp in the link). There was an added diagonal edge/stroke that appears that I can't seem to get rid of. Does anyone ...
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How can I better incorporate the “i” into this logo?

At school there is a room for people to create using things like 3D Printers, vinyl cutters, plotters, etc. I have 2 problems with this. One, when the icon is by itself, it looks like it's missing a ...
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Sketch vector lines don't scale

My logo is composed only of vector lines. Its dimensions are 1051 x 194. When I Layer > Transform > Scale the logo to a smaller size (eg 170 x 32), some of the lines disappear; in particular the ...
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Updating a restaurant logo

"Kitchen 154" is a "punkish" restaurant that offers casual spicy food in Madrid, Spain, and I am updating their logo. They started with a lean DIN 1451 Std font. Now I am "grunging" it a little bit. ...
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How to design a logo like this one [closed]

I need to know how to design a logo like this one in Adobe Illustrator Especially the row wise color pattern and the material design effect. Hope someone could help me with AI designing steps. thank ...
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How do people get logos to look “drawn” like the first and third logo in the image I provided?

What is the best way and process someone does to go about making a logo like that? I have seen people draw a logo and then use “image trace” but is that what people typically do? If they don’t use “...
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Ideas how to create oldschool gold logo similar to Labyrinth

I need to create Labyrinth style logo, but with the text "Puzzled Pint" for the small event I'm hosting. It should be similar to this: Does anyone have any tutorial? Or even some advice? I extracted ...
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How (or will) using black and white version of logo on main site be contra-productive?

A company I work for is in process of making a new website. Management wants to use only black and white version of our logo which primarily is colored. The website will have a very minimalistic ...
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Is the distinctive color combination of Google logo copyrighted ?

For example can I use the exact colors of Google Logo in my own logo? I have found the following information about the google logo here Googele logo trademark However this article on google site ...
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How to create a distortion effect in the middle part of a text?

I'm a real newbie in design and I need to make a logo. For that I'd like to reproduce a pretty simple effect I saw on Pinterest but I can't find out how to do it. If someone could tell me which tools ...
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Can anyone tell me what font it is? [closed]

a friend of mine want's me to find what font is used in this image.
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How to change a 2D logo to an Angle in Illustrator or Photoshop

How can I take the first logo and Slant it to an angle in Illustrator or Photoshop? Please look at the image below:
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Help with sizes for my banner [duplicate]

I'm having a 8ft x 2ft banner made up for my events and I have to do the artwork for it which is a logo and it saying Disfunktional Beatz. Can you please tell me the sizes and resolution to make it.
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Where do I get a website logo if I can not describe it to a designer? [closed]

I need a logo for my website, and every designer wants me to participate and tell them what I want. While I know basic concepts like sans and serif fonts, I can not visualize how it has to look like -...
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How to separate shapes drawn with pen tool into individual paths

I am trying to make a geometric logo. I want to make a shape and then fill it with triangles and fill them. I’ve made my outter shape and then filled it with some geometric shapes like below. It’s ...
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How to mockup a logo in a realistic environment?

I have recently created a logo. I have seen an online trend of showing off a logo in a realistic environment, illustrating possible use cases of the logo. An example of this can be seen here, with ...
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Help Me Find a Matching Font for My Logo [closed]

I have designed the logo below for a social network and am looking to put the name "UMMATI" beside it. I'm trying to decide on a font that looks good beside it and to decide whether the text should be ...
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Critique: Logo for a sunglasses brand [closed]

Logo made for a sunglasses brand called Swole Shades, marketed towards fitness and bodybuilding niche. Let me know your thoughts. Thanks
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What do you think about this logo? [closed]

This logo is from a fruit delivery service company and i would like to know what you guys think about it since im thinking about rebranding and changing the logo but i need a third party opinion to ...
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How can I make this symbol in illustrator?

I need to redraw this symbol for a client that has it as a JPG logo but doesn't have the vectorized file. How can I do this in illustrator?
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Online radio logo feedback request (Part 2)

After gathering valuable feedback, I worked on a second version for the logo of my online radio station that plays indie music without commercial interruptions. I wanted to come up with an original ...
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First Time Logo critique and advice

Im a programmer and im finishing up my first app! So, i decided to have some fun and try to design my own logo(first time). The app is a app that maps events in the city of Skopje, Macedonia. Give me ...
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Online radio logo feedback request

I'm working on a new logo concept for my online radio station and would like to receive feedback about the following: Is the kerning/spacing appropriate? Do you find the symbol appealing, unique and ...
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Unable to add gradient mesh as a clipping mask to text

I have expanded my text and trying to add a gradient mesh I created on top of the text to the text beneath but every time this dialog box appears: This is what my layer panel looks like: This is ...
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How can I balance the weight of two individual shapes in a logo?

I'm creating my own avatar with letters V and K. Now, I like the idea that I have used but I'm finding it difficult to "balance" the logo. Please see image. Left part is for V and right part is for K. ...
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How to make metalic borders like these logos in Photoshop?

I want to create a metallic border in the Photoshop, but i don't know how to do this, here are some examples: I want to the background and border that is below the text.
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How do I design a website logo so it's not pixelated? [duplicate]

I designed my website logo for WordPress but it's too small, pixelated, and unappealing. I'm designing my logo in sketch. What artbord size should I design on? What size do I export? What size is ...
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What is the difference between a logo with a certain “image” and logo with just the name of the company?

What is the difference between a company's logo that has a small picture beside the company's name like that of stackexchange beside which there is a small logo of something like a message icon and a ...
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Remake Icon for commercial use

I dont know wether this is the right place to ask this kind of question, but I'll give it a try. I discovered an Icon on the web which I want to use for a companies new logo (together with some text ...
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Compound Path vs White Object overlapping a solid – Why do they display differently?

While working on a logo for a client I came across an odd behaviour that I can't find a reason for. The logo I was working on is a 1 colour logo, so to make it easier to swap the colours from their ...
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AI/EPS file opens different on another computer?

I designed a logo in AI and when I open it on my computer, everything is in order. The proportion, the text, no errors what so ever. However when I open the file on another computer it looks like ...
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How would you create this geometric logo?

Is it as simple as creating a circle and doing step and repeat at an angle?
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Where can I get a logo developed?

I've drawn a sketch on paper for my logo, but I have no idea how to translate that into a computer file. I'm sure the design can be improved, but it seems that the work I need done is not so much "...
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Logo design: is this too simple or boring?

I'm currently designing a logo for a film production company, but I am struggling a bit and would be grateful some feedback. This is my progress so far: I've received some feedback from people on ...
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Critique: Logo For Digital Agency

I am trying to create a logo for a digital marketing agency named as THE MISFITS. I have tried to create puzzle pieces that don't fit together. what do you guys think? Looking forward to feedback and ...
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Logo design - Finding a good mix between the metaphor and legibility

I'm currently designing a logo for a friend's new business. I'm much more of a UI/UX designer than a logo designer (also a very bad drawer!), so I'm struggling. The company name is 'Corellia', it's a ...
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Why does my logo look terrible and blurry on instagram and fb?

I am not a graphic designer at all. The first logo I made was in Photoshop for my Etsy store. Now I want to move off Etsy but can't make my own website until I have good quality graphics. So I made ...
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I feel like I am undercharging myself and there is nothing I can change about it

I am a 16 year old graphic designer who mostly does logos for clients. Since I was a little kid, I somewhat understood colors, fonts and shapes. My friends told me that I could be a nice graphic ...
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Why are title images so often distorted? [closed]

Example. I've read somewhere it's because people upload them in too high resolution and the browsers' scaling programs aren't perfect. However, today I bumped into a distorted logo of equal size on ...
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What restrictions can I put in my contract when designing a logo for a non-profit? [duplicate]

I'm designing a logo for an event put on by a non-profit, and I am giving them a really good deal on it as they cannot afford what it is worth. It is a cause I believe in so I would like to help them ...
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How to make the bend of the letter 'Z' like in the Amazon logo?

If we observe the Amazon logo, the bend of the letter "Z" is perfectly aligned with the bend of the arrowhead. Is there any trick used in Adobe Illustrator to do it or will I have to manually ...
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How can I make this logo look more obviously like an icing bag and a crown?

For my brand identity class, I had to do a logo for a local bakery. The first one is what I started with. The bottom is where I am now The problem I'm having: I need to show lines or shapes ...
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How does one get rid of spaces between a collection of text after creating a union in inkscape?

I'm designing a logo for somebody, part of the logo is a collection of text like this: Here's the text I'm using for the logo: The problem I have here is that every time I create a union out of ...